verb (used with or without object), plane-ta·bled, plane-ta·bling.
Words nearby plane-table
Origin of plane-table
Definition for plane-table (2 of 2)
or plain table
Origin of plane table
Examples from the Web for plane-table
Work on the wireless masts went on apace, and the geologist was abroad with his plane-table every day.The Home of the Blizzard|Douglas Mawson
Plane-table maps vary greatly in scale and the area they represent.The Boy Mechanic, Book 2|Various
This map was a plane-table sketch, prepared by an engineer officer shortly before the action.History of the War in South Africa 1899-1902 v. 1 (of 4)|Sir Frederick Maurice.
Gujjar Singh, with the plane-table, was detained by bad weather higher up the valley.Mount Everest the Reconnaissance, 1921|Charles Kenneth Howard-Bury
Having set up the plane-table in position, I erected a flag-post and returned to camp to breakfast.Across Iceland|William Bisiker